Columbia University in the City of New York, US: THE OBAMA FOUNDATION SCHOLARS PROGRAM APPLICATION IS NOW LIVE

The deadline to apply is February 3, 2019.

Eligibility Requirements

The Obama Foundation Scholars Program at Columbia University seeks rising leaders from around the world who meet the following criteria:

  • Have a proven commitment to service and leadership within a community, region or country outside the United States, coupled with a demonstrated commitment to return to these communities following their completion of the program and apply their enhanced training, skills and connections on a long-term basis for the benefit of these communities
     
  • Are emerging leaders who have made meaningful contributions to their field and are now at a “tipping point” in their careers
     
  • Are fluent in English (verbal, written and spoken)
     
  • Have the ability and inclination to positively shape the future of their community
     
  • Have a demonstrated commitment to humility, integrity, inclusivity, stewardship, fearlessness, imagination and teamwork

More info: https://worldprojects.columbia.edu/content/application-information